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Pride : celebrating diversity & community

Author: Robin Stevenson
Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia : Orca Books Publishers, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For LGBTQ people and their supporters, Pride events are an opportunity to honor the past, protest injustice, and celebrate a diverse and vibrant community. The high point of Pride, the Pride Parade, is spectacular and colorful. But there is a whole lot more to Pride than rainbow flags and amazing outfits. How did Pride come to be' And what does Pride mean to the people who celebrate it'
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Canadian nonfiction
Juvenile nonfiction
Social science
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Stevenson, Robin, 1968-
Pride.:
[Victoria, British Columbia] : Orca Books Publishers, [2016] ©2016
(CaOONL)20159045266
(OCoLC)913176275
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Stevenson
ISBN: 9781459809949 1459809947 9781459809956 1459809955
OCLC Number: 946606273
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Stonewall honor book, 2017.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction --
1. The history of Pride --
In the beginning --
Fighting back --
Gay is good --
How Pride Day began with a riot --
After Stonewall --
The first Pride parade --
Growing pains --
Youth on the front lines --
Silence = death --
The queer nineties --
Equal families, equal rights --
2. Pride and identity --
Who goes to Pride events? --
Finding community --
What is coming out? --
What groups make up the queer community? --
LGBTT2SQQIAA ... understanding the queer alphabet --
PFLAG: parents as allies --
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls ... --
3. Celebrating Pride today --
What happens on Pride Day? --
Pride parades --
Dressing up for Pride --
The politics of Pride --
Festivals and post-parade parties --
Other Pride week events --
Symbols of Pride --
Performing gender --
Family Pride --
Pride and religion --
Controversy, challenge and change --
4. Pride around the world --
Fighting for freedom and equality --
Going global: world Pride --
Europe --
EuroPride --
Turkey --
Australia --
South America --
Uganda --
Russia --
Korea --
International activism --
How you can help --
Glossary --
References --
Resources --
Index --
Acknowledgments.
Responsibility: Robin Stevenson.
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For LGBTQ people and their supporters, Pride events are an opportunity to honor the past, protest injustice, and celebrate a diverse and vibrant community. The high point of Pride, the Pride Parade, is spectacular and colorful. But there is a whole lot more to Pride than rainbow flags and amazing outfits. How did Pride come to be' And what does Pride mean to the people who celebrate it'

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